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Form 2106 - Employee Business Expenses

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Employee Business Expenses. Form 2106

Use Form 2106, Employee Business Expenses, if:

  -- if you are an employee deducting ordinary and necessary expenses for your job. See the flowchart below to find out if you must file this form.

  An ordinary expense is one that is common and accepted in your field of trade, business, or profession. A necessary expense is one that is helpful and appropriate for your business. An expense does not have to be required to be considered necessary.

You may be able to file Form 2106-EZ, Unreimbursed Employee Business Expenses, provided you:

  • Use the standard mileage rate (if claiming vehicle expense), and
  • Were not reimbursed by your employer for any expense (amounts your employer included in box 1 of your Form W-2 are not considered reimbursements for this purpose).

See Form 2106-EZ to find out if you qualify to file it.

From Fedforms.Gov:
"Employees use Form 2106 to support deductions for ordinary and necessary business travel, transportation, and entertainment expenses."

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Form 2106



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